Subject: Re: TERM Environment variable
To: Bruce Lane <>
From: Anders Magnusson <>
List: port-vax
Date: 06/19/1999 19:37:59
> 	Is it possible to set the TERM environment variable, while booted only to
> the basic/generic 1.4/VAX kernel, so that vi will work?
> 	I've tried set TERM=vt220 with no success. Also, setenv doesn't seem to
> work. Any attempt to use setenv as a command returns 'Not Found.'
Well, if you are using Bourne shell you should use that syntax:

# TERM=vt220 export TERM


# export TERM=vt220

Otherwise, /bin/ed is your friend :-)

-- Ragge